Apr 22, 2014 A new study says activist investors generated 48 percent average gain for companies they targeted.
Jan 23, 2014 Carl Icahn wants eBay to spin off PayPal, separating the online auction site from the digital payment service. eBay’s CEO wants to hang onto PayPal.
Sep 12, 2013 But big questions still remain for the struggling computer technology company.
Aug 15, 2013 It’s been a big week for activist investors -- with Bill Ackman resigning from J.C. Penney’s board and Carl Icahn taking a big stake in Apple.
Aug 13, 2013 It's been a busy day for some activist investors.
Nov 26, 2012 Carl Icahn used to buy companies and break them up. These days, he’s an activist investor, using large stakes to influence corporate strategy.